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The Black Hawk War was a brief 1832 conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of Sauks, Meskwakis, and Kickapoos known as the "British Band" crossed the Mississippi River into the U.S. state of Illinois from ? in April 1832.
Note: Blackhawk War
Maintained by: janicet
Originally Created by: Christina Olson
Record added: Jan 31, 2011
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